News

McKinnis to assist Diamonds at Constellation Cup

Thu Aug 27

​Netball Australia has restructured the Australian Diamonds coaching staff to provide local ANZ Championship coaches with hands-on development opportunities over the next twelve months.

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Vixens finalise team with Browne and Ryde

Thu Aug 27

The Melbourne Vixens today finalised their squad of 12 athletes for the 2016 ANZ Championship season with midcourter Kelsey Browne and shooter Emma Ryde signing one-year contracts.

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Joyce Brown named inaugural Legend in Hall of Fame

Thu Aug 13

Netball Australia has bestowed the highest honour on iconic figure Joyce Brown, today announcing her elevation as the first Legend in the Netball Australia Hall of Fame.

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​Carla Dziwoki to pursue another dream

Thu Jul 30

The Melbourne Vixens have confirmed that shooter Carla Dziwoki has decided not to return to the team in 2016.

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Five more Vixens re-commit

Wed Jul 29

The Melbourne Vixens have secured the signatures of another five athletes as the team prepares for the 2016 ANZ Championship season. Tegan Philip, Liz Watson, Jo Weston, Chloe Watson and Emily Mannix will all remain Melbourne Vixens for at least two more years, signing new contracts and keeping this talented group of young players together.

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Vixens pair to lead Australian 21/U team

Tue Jul 28

Victorian pair Liz Watson and Jo Weston have been chosen to lead the Australian 21/U team in its upcoming series of matches against the World Cup international teams of Australia, New Zealand and England.

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Robinson re-commits with Vixens

Thu Jul 23

​The Melbourne Vixens have announced that Madi Robinson has signed a two-year contract that will see her remain a Vixen until at least the conclusion of the 2017 ANZ Championship season.

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Future stars set to take up residence at Netball Centre of Excellence

Wed Jul 22

Netball Australia has announced the 13 emerging elite athletes chosen in the 2015 Netball Centre of Excellence Residential Program.

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Emily Mannix named vice-captain of Netball Centre of Excellence team

Fri Jul 3

Emily Mannix, who debuted with the Melbourne Vixens during their 2015 ANZ Championship campaign, has been named vice-captain of the Netball Centre of Excellence team.

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Four Melbourne Vixens players named in Australian 21/U team

Wed Jul 1

Selectors have today announced the Australian 21/U team that will be taking part in a series of warm-up matches against the Australian Diamonds, New Zealand Silver Ferns and England in the lead-up to the Netball World Cup in Sydney and Newcastle between 1-5 August.

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Geva Mentor to captain England

Sat Jun 27

England Head Coach Tracey Neville has named her squad ahead of the 2015 Netball World Cup in August with Melbourne Vixens defender Geva Mentor to captain the side.

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Bailey and Mentor winners of the 2015 Sharelle McMahon Medal

Fri Jun 26

Geva Mentor and Karyn Bailey have been named joint winners of the 2015 Sharelle McMahon Medal at the RACV Club in Melbourne tonight.

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Australian Diamonds name experienced World Cup team

Wed Jun 24

The Australian Diamonds selectors have named an experienced and versatile team for Netball World Cup SYDNEY 2015 with seven players returning from the side that won the title four years ago.

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Vixens finish with win

Wed Jun 3

The Melbourne Vixens gave captain Bianca Chatfield the farewell she deserved with a rousing 56-48 victory over New Zealand’s No. 1 side, the SkyCity Mystics, to end their ANZ Championship season.

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Match Preview: Vixens v Mystics

Mon Jun 1

​The curtain will officially fall for Bianca Chatfield’s illustrious career when the Melbourne Vixens travel to Auckland to tackle the SKYCITY Mystics in the final match of the 2015 ANZ Championship home-and-away season.

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​Mentor to undergo minor surgery

Tue May 26

Melbourne Vixen and English international defender Geva Mentor will undergo minor surgery on her left knee today in Melbourne.

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Finals quest comes to an end

Sun May 24

​The Melbourne Vixens quest to defend their ANZ Championship title has ended, following a heart-stopping 52-48 loss to NSW Swifts at Margaret Court Arena on Sunday.

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Match Preview: Vixens v Swifts

Fri May 22

​For a second straight week, the Melbourne Vixens face a do-or-die scenario in pushing for a finals berth, when they host the in-form NSW Swifts at Margaret Court Arena on Sunday.

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Win at all costs

Fri May 22

​If Sunday is to be the last time Bianca Chatfield graces an ANZ Championship court in front of her home crowd, her Melbourne Vixens teammates want to make sure it’s a memorable occasion.

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Finals hopes alive as Vixens stun Fever

Sun May 17

​The Melbourne Vixens inflicted West Coast Fever's second consecutive loss and, in turn, kept their own finals aspirations alive for another week, with an upset 56-48 win at Margaret Court Arena on Sunday.

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